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With New President, Cook County Leaders, Chicago Advocates Press For Immigration Reform

A new county resolution demands President Biden reverse Trump-era executive orders and policies “designed to directly and indirectly harm, confuse, intimidate” immigrants.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Chicago DACA Recipients, Advocates Celebrate Supreme Court Ruling — And Keep Working To Help Immigrants

Representatives from immigrant rights organizations in Chicago were relieved by the decision and will continue their education and advocacy work.

Downtown

With No Safety Net, Undocumented Chicagoans Struggle To Survive Pandemic: ‘We’ve Been Left Behind’

Financial relief is coming for many impacted by COVID-19 – but undocumented Chicagoans won't get a check in the mail, despite paying taxes.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

ICE Deportation Sweep Set To Begin In Chicago Sunday

“Chicago is and will always be a welcoming city that will never tolerate ICE tearing our families apart,” the mayor said earlier this week.

Downtown

Aldermen, Activists Warning Immigrant Neighbors Of Reported ICE Deportation Sweep Starting Soon In Chicago

As activists canvass the neighborhoods informing immigrants of their rights, one alderman said the threat of sweeps "creates a culture of fear."

Albany Park